Assemblies of God v Attorney General (CP 06/2019) [2020] SCCC 975 (22 December 2020);


Constitutional Law: claim of infringement of right to freedom of conscience and religion, and right to property: whether or not the refusal to approve building plans constitutes an infringement of these rights: four preliminary objection raised by Attorney General: first and second objections dismissed; the petition not a nullity but an irregularity which has been remedied; the petition not filed out of time because potential breach of rights of a continuous nature: third objection upheld; Petitioner has not availed alternative remedy; Petitioner has right to compel Respondents by way of writ mandamus to finalise appeal; Case transferred to the Supreme Court to exercise its supervisory jurisdiction under article 125 (1) ( c) of the Constitution